Click here to visit the DDS Regional Center Directives page that includes COVID-19 related directives. Many of the directives are now available in Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), American Sign Language (ASL) and in audio format on the DDS site.
Extension of Waivers, Modification, and Directives due to COVID-19 (August 10, 2020)
-Extension of 3/12/20 directive regarding Early Start in-person meetings and remote services, Lanterman Act in-person meetings, and health and safety waiver exemptions,
-Amendments to and extension of 3/18/20 directive regarding day program services, consumer rights complaints and HCBS self-assessment services -Amendment to and extension of 3/25/20 directive regarding in-home respite workers
-Extension of 3/30/20 directive regarding additional participant-directed services
-Amendments to and extension of 4/15/20 directive regarding vendor fiscal audits and HCBS Final Rule compliance information
-Extension of 6/15/20 directive regarding extension of Early Start services